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Winning Senior Design team, from the left: Jessica Buck, Sean Mackey, Sophia Rizzo, Nicholas Sill (in the back), John Schuman, Joshua Kizer (wearing the suit), Jaclyn Johnson, Mikhail Alexander, Kevin Johnson, Bill Endres.

Engineering Students Win Air Force Research Lab University Design Challenge

April 30, 2015
By Jennifer Donovan

A Senior Design team won top prize at the Air Force Research Lab University Design Challenge with its design for a wearable cooling device for soldiers in the field.  

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Design Expo 2015 Success: Winners, Senior Design and Enterprise Projects

April 17, 2015
By Allison Mills

Design Expo teams showcase their most innovative engineering problem-solving skills.

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Dale Dewald, at right, and Finlandia sculpture students open a green sand mold to pull out the patterns and to cut passageways (called gates) for the metal to flow into the molded cavities.

Finlandia Art Students Find New Tools in Michigan Tech Foundry

April 15, 2015
By Monica Lester

Michigan Tech and Finlandia partner to give sculpture students a chance to explore the art and science of casting metal. 

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Get Ready, Get Set: Design Expo 2015

April 13, 2015
By Allison Mills

It’s time for the Design Expo at Michigan Technological University, coming up Thursday April 16, 2015. The event is open to the public from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. in the Memorial Union Building Ballroom and showcases undergraduate engineering projects.

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Cory Sullivan participating in Nasdaq closing

APMP Team Repeats Win in New York City

March 31, 2015
By Mark Wilcox

Michigan Tech student investing team wins in international competition for the second year in a row.

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Biomedical optics is one of the biomedical engineering research focuses at Michigan Tech.

Michigan Tech Graduate Engineering Specialties on the Rise in US News Rankings

March 10, 2015
By Jennifer Donovan

Six Michigan Tech engineering programs rise in US News graduate school rankings. 

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Riding on the basket boats in Da Nang, Vietnam, wearing crowns and rings made of leaves growing alongside the river.

Studying on the Rolling Ocean

March 5, 2015
By Monica Lester

Traveling, studying,conducting research, learning about the world -- all part of a Semester at Sea.

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Career Fair is about building connections.

Building a Snow Statue, Building a Career

February 19, 2015
By Kevin Hodur

Just a couple of weeks ago, they were building statues and sculptures. This week they're building something that will last well beyond the first warmth of spring.

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Hands-on education prepares Michigan Tech students for high-paying jobs.

Michigan Tech Ranked Among Top Schools for Graduates' Future Earnings

February 2, 2015
By Jennifer Donovan

Business Insider ranks Michigan Tech 15th in the nation for graduates' mid-career salaries. 

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Michigan Tech engineering undergraduates who participated in the Kiewit Women's Construction Leadership Seminar. From the left: Erika Harris, Natalie Parker, Rachelle Wiegand, Lauren Krueger, Emily Blaney, Erin Richie and Autumn Storteboom.

Seven Tech Women Chosen for National Construction Leadership Seminar

January 16, 2015
By Monica Lester

Civil and mechanical engineering undergraduate women attend Kiewit Construction Leadership Conference.

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